Two car collision at ‘Barnhenge’ causes tailbacks

Traffic heavy as two cars collide and take out a set of traffic lights.

A TWO CAR collision at the ‘Barnhenge’ roundabout has caused tailbacks this afternoon (Fri).

The collision occurred around 12.15pm between a silver and a gold Vauxhall astra.

A set of traffic lights were ‘demolished’ during the incident, police said.

Officers are at the scene currently awaiting recovery of the vehicles and delays should be expected.


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The incident occurred while traffic lights had failed on the roundabout for the second time in 24 hours.

The lights had been out for much of Thursday and caused huge traffic queues during rush hour.

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Despite an engineer fixing the problem, the lights failed again early Friday morning.

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